MOVIE REVIEW: Instant Family

Mark Wahlberg and Rose Byrne star in a scene from the movie “Instant Family”. Photo: Paramount Pictures/CNS. By John Mulderig It’s rare that a movie can reasonably be expected to accomplish some good in the real world. But director and co-writer Sean...

How cutting FEMA aid could impact California families

Washington D.C., Jan 9, 2019 / 05:23 pm (CNA).- President Donald Trump has threatened to stop sending federal money to the state of California for wildfire recovery, a move that Catholic aid workers say could dramatically impact thousands of California families trying...

Congo is waiting with bated breath 

For the Church, which has placed thousands of observers chosen by Cenco (the Episcopal Conference) in seats throughout the Congo territory, as well as for many who have had access to the count or can read the mood of the country, the winner is already certain. If the...